Connie Kirchner

Residents still heated over 49 Fire investigation

Public tempers have far from cooled in the 11 months since the 49 Fire. At a sometimes tear-jerking, sometimes confrontational forum Wednesday night, Auburn residents took officers ...

Our View: 49 Fire: Questions smolders six months later

It’s been six months since the 49 Fire destroyed 63 homes and businesses. Thousands of residents have been affected by the arson-caused blaze. The fire did an estimated $40 mill ...